Our champions are bringing innovative programs to communities around the world
Our approach is based on the belief that right thinking and right strategies are only effective with right leadership. The Chandler Foundation identifies and resources visionary leaders who are transforming communities around the world. We call these people “champions.”
Gavin Hayman & Kathrin Frauscher
OCP is transforming public contracting through open data and smarter engagement.
J-PAL South Asia builds government partnerships for evidence-informed policymaking in South Asia.
Open Government Partnership is an organization of reformers inside and outside of government, working to transform how government serves its citizens.
Landesa partners with governments around the world to secure land rights for millions of men and women living in rural communities.
Uganda & Kenya
Living Goods empowers Ugandan and Kenyan health entrepreneurs to deliver life-saving products to the doorsteps of the poor.
East & Southern Africa
One Acre Fund provides smallholder farmers in East and Southern Africa with a complete package of services that allows them to grow their way out of hunger and into prosperity.
Debbie Aung Din & Jim Taylor
Proximity Designs delivers affordable, income-boosting products and services that complement the entrepreneurial spirit of rural families in Myanmar.
Water For People works across nine countries to bring safe water and sanitation services that last for generations.
Dr. Rukmini Banerji
Pratham works towards the provision of quality education to underprivileged children in India.
Dr. Claudia Turner
Angkor Hospital for Children is a pediatric teaching hospital in Siem Reap, Cambodia that provides quality health care to impoverished children.
Room to Read focuses on girls’ education and children’s literacy in ten countries worldwide.
Dr. Cynthia Maung
Thailand – Myanmar Border
Mae Tao Clinic provides health care for refugees and migrant workers along the Thailand-Myanmar Border.